Articles tagged Garden

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A multifunctional retail space in Shanghai changes with each season

Shanghai – Social House by Xintiandi is a two-storey multifunctional space that operates around four thematic gardens, one for each season.

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A minimalist KE pergola adds outdoor seating to Casa Casuarina's restaurant

Miami Beach, Florida – With its eminently versatile Gennius Isola 2 pergola, the Italian brand adds 100 terrace seats to a restaurant set in an opulent Mediterranean Revival garden.

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Be it high-tech or highly natural, Tom Dixon and IKEA say urban farming is in everyone’s future

London – For RHS Chelsea Flower Show, the joint design team created a multi-approach experimental garden ecosystem to show the merits of growing one’s own produce.

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Who says work and the patio can't mix?

Tokyo – Rather than creating a café-like environment for a working space, Shogo Onodera asked: What if necessary functions are aligned in the most efficient way?

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Come into the garden, Maud, from 9-to-5

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – Employees take their shoes off for lunch on the lawn at the Evolable Asia workspace designed by 07Beach and Studio Happ.

Pop XYZ by Triptyqye. Photos Fernando Guerra
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Triptyque's residential complex creates a dual-façade across many faces

SÃO PAULO – As one of the world's most populated cities, São Paulo has more than its fair share of high-rise architecture and is home to many of Brazil's tallest skyscrapers.

Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital by Sheppard Robson. Photos Tristan McLaren
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Sheppard Robson's domestic-scale hospital puts children at ease

JOHANNESBURG – The official opening of the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital is the realisation of a dream to improve the facilities available to treat seriously ill children.

Mill 24 by Caramel Architects. Photos Hertha Hurnaus
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Caramel Architects squeezes a complete living experience into a roof space

VIENNA – For quite some time, residents in the Austrian capital have relied on the ability to extend their townhouses vertically, converting roof space into extra quarters for living.

Chalres House by Austin Maynard Architects. Photos Peter Bennetts
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Light pervades the moody spaces in Austin Maynard Architects' house of contrasts

MELBOURNE – A luscious and dynamic garden brings Charles House to life. The house itself was realised a little over a year ago but it is only now that the landscaping is finalised.

Deep House by Poly.m.ur. Photos Kyungsub Shin
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Poly.m.ur's Deep House is a culmination of solutions for a brief of clashing elements

SEOUL – Keeping in line with Korean building regulations isn't the easiest part of an architect's job. Keeping clients happy isn't always a breeze either.

Keukenhof by Mecanoo. Photos courtesy of the architect
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Mecanoo frames the Dutch skies with timber triangles

LISSE – Keukenhof is one of the largest flower gardens in the world. In time for this year's opening, a gatehouse was realised to give the attraction a proper entrance.

Garden Studio Gym by Eastwest Architecture. Photos Naaro
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Eastwest Architecture's garden shed provides plenty of height for skipping and jumping

LONDON – The English capital can be an exciting and bustling hub of activity but, just outside the central cocoon in Greater London, opportunities can be slightly more lacking.